Daily Art Challenge #1

Here’s a realistic sunset themed picture I created last year. It’s high resolution and was created using Corel Painter. I’ve spent far too much money on digital brush packs but they are just so fun to use. You can get lost in art for hours just mixing colours and seeing what happens. I really should…

Friday morning thoughts — I really hate mice

Last night I stayed up way too late cleaning and watching season three of Sex and the City. This show goes fast – episodes are only about thirty minutes long. It’s an easy watch and you forget what happened quickly. But during one episode, I let out a piercing scream that I’m sure my neighbours…

The Black and White – Photography Challenge

A couple of years ago, there was a black and white photography challenge going around. I pulled some of my best pictures over the years and posted them on my personal Instagram account. But I thought I would share my top five with you today and explain the back story behind each photo. This isn’t…

The Devonian Gardens – floral photography

Years ago, I joined a photography hobby club online and a few of us got together for a day trip out to the Devonian Gardens – now called the University of Alberta Botanic Gardens. We had mixed weather – the day started off chilly but sunny. By mid-afternoon we witness a massive downpour and it…

Sunday Morning Mood – missing the mountains

Short post today. I’m waiting for my laundry to finish so I can get dressed and gone for church this morning. No, I’m not a religious person. But most of you know by now that this is my only way to connect with my Danish family and friends and learn about my heritage. It’s also…

500 followers!! Welcome to fall with mostly single!

I FINALLY hit the 500 mark! It’s taken over a year – but it’s worth celebrating! I was at the 500 mark, then lost a follower? But I gained a couple of more today! So, THANK YOU! Now that fall is here – which is obviously my favorite time of year – I’ve revamped this…